If you’ve been on Twitter during the 2022 winter Olympics, you’ve probably seen Yuzuru Hanyu on your timeline. This talented figure skater is representing Japan and uniting fandoms everywhere. Check out the “Yuzuru Effect” in action!
1. BTS’s unofficial 8th member
GOT ARMY RIGHT BEHIND YUZURU WHEN YOU SAY SO
— hobiuary🐿 (@namedillegirl) February 10, 2022
2. This is what happens when ARMY isn’t supervised.
— flower jin (IA) (@Disgustedgloss) February 10, 2022
3. Facts only!
i honestly feel like if we had a venn diagram to visualize the interests of every single fandom to exist, yuzuru hanyu would be the only one in the middle
— busy bee! (@binughaw) February 10, 2022
4. Queen “Spring Day” has spoken.
Yuzuru Hanyu is an Army so we basically just cheered our fellow Army on at the Olympics for a good hour.
— Spring Day (@I_Am_Spring_Day) February 10, 2022
5. We finally have the solution.
i really think yuzuru hanyu is the key to world peace because why does he have everyone regardless of fandom coming together to cheer for him
— rina⁷ (@kittytenz) February 10, 2022
6. Prepare to stan!
Oh winter olympics started? Time to switch to a yuzuru hanyu stan account pic.twitter.com/Jwjl6EUrsH
— Julie⁷ (@tenibunx) February 4, 2022
7. “Call it intermission.”
I must now shift from crying over kpop men to crying over Yuzuru Hanyu. Call it an intermission. Let’s goooooo. pic.twitter.com/IVZqmupw6u
— ᴛɪɴʏʟɪᴛᴛʟᴇɢʜᴏꜱᴛ⁷ 💜🏳️🌈 (@OT7jungkooker) February 4, 2022
8. This undeniable truth
i love that EVERYONE no matter the fandom is losing their shit over yuzuru hanyu
— buss⁷ (@wwxwashere) February 8, 2022
9. What sorcery is this?
I feel like I woke up in someone's elses house cause why am I seeing tweets like " he's the main character" and it's not about bts?? Yuzuru has put a spell on this fandom 😭😭
— Ani⁷ STAY ALIVE (@foreverainless) February 10, 2022
10. This comparison is on point
muliple twitter fandoms coming together to defend yuzuru hanyu from the ISU pic.twitter.com/aWbwhYRVw4
— c(4)Ali | yuzu always (@nokissonlycry) February 9, 2022
All the kpop fandoms coming together and putting aside differences every winter olympics because of yuzuru hanyu 😭😭😭😭
— 🍉 Mark Leeheehee! ( ͡•. •͡. ) (@ncittty) February 10, 2022
11. President Yuzuru? Let’s go!
Yuzuru unites fandoms more than a president unites their country, canon
— Sammy (@fruitykacchan) February 8, 2022
12. Guilty as charged?
IM CONVINCED ALL OF ARMY TWT ARE YUZURU STANS
— ayesha⁷ semi ia (@yeontanstwtacct) February 10, 2022
13. These poll results:
14. His power is no joke.
I’ve never seen so many anime fans, K-pop fans , locals, Danmei/web novel fans and other fandoms gather in one location like 😭 Yuzuru bro the power you hold https://t.co/TgNQYvwNGu
— KITE 🖤 (@Local_saki) February 8, 2022
15. And so it begins…
WHO is yuzuru hanyu and what is happening, i wanna be part of this fandom too??!
— Marta⚔️ (@martavanecks) February 10, 2022